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Pioneer Diesel Project Moves To Wirksworth
THE project to replicate Britain’s first main line diesel has secured a new permanent home at Wirksworth on the Ecclesbourne Valley Railway (EVR). The Ivatt Diesel Re-creation Society has signed a contract with WyvernRail plc for the use of a worksho
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Mk.1 Test Car To Be Restored By Quorn Wagon Group
AN unusual restoration being undertaken by members of the Great Central Railway (GCR) based Quorn Wagon Group is former BR Test Car 2, which was originally built at Wolverton in 1962 as Mk.1 Brake Second Corridor (BSK) No. 35386 as part of Lot No. 30
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Railway’s Act Of Spite Against Local Resident Still Debated 120 Years Later
THE history of Britain’s railways is littered with disagreements and disputes between landowners, local residents, and companies, particularly in its early formative years when the country was polarised between those who welcomed this new form of tra